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Padma Awards for the Year 2013 announced on the Eve of India’s 64th Republic Day

 26-JAN-2013

The Union Government of India on the eve of the 64th Republic Day function announced the Padma Awards 2013. Pranab Mukherjee, the President of Union of India on 25 January 2013 approved 108 Padma Awards. Four people have been conferred with Padma Vibhusan, twenty four are conferred with Padma Bhushan and 80 people would receive Padma Shree Awards. Out of all the awardees twenty-four are ladies and 11 people belong to categories like NRIs, PIOs, Foreigners and Posthumous awardees.


Padma Awards

Padma Awards are the highest Civilian Awards and are conferred to people in three different categories namely, Padma Vibhushan, Padma Bhushan and Padma Shri. These Awards are conferred on people for the work done by them in different categories including art, social work, public affairs, science and engineering, trade and industry, medicine, literature and education, sports, civil service, and many more.

•    Padma Vibhusan is conferred on the people for the exceptional and distinguished services done by them
•    Padma Bhushan for distinguished service of high order
•    Padma Shri is given to a person for his/her distinguished service in any field

These awards are announced on the eve of Republic Day celebration and are conferred by the President of India at a function organised at Rastrapati Bhawan sometime around March/April every year.

List of Awardees:

Padma Vibhushan

Name

Discipline

State/ Domicile

Shri Raghunath Mohapatra

Art

Orissa

Shri S. Haider Raza

Art

Delhi

Prof. Yash Pal

Science and Engineering

Uttar Pradesh

Prof. Roddam Narasimha

Science and Engineering

Karnataka

 Padma Bhushan

Name

Discipline

State/ Domicile

Dr. Ramanaidu Daggubati

Art

Andhra Pradesh

Smt. Sreeramamurthy Janaki

Art

Tamil Nadu

Dr. (Smt.) Kanak Rele

Art

Maharashtra

Smt. Sharmila Tagore

Art

Delhi

Dr. (Smt.) Saroja Vaidyanathan

Art

Delhi

Shri Abdul Rashid Khan

Art

West Bengal

Late Rajesh Khanna

Art

Maharashtra #

Late Jaspal Singh Bhatti

Art

Punjab #

Shri Shivajirao Girdhar Patil

Public Affairs

Maharashtra

Dr. Apathukatha Sivathanu Pillai

Science and Engineering

Delhi

Dr. Vijay Kumar Saraswat

Science and Engineering

Delhi

Dr. Ashoke Sen

Science and Engineering

Uttar Pradesh

Dr. B.N. Suresh

Science and Engineering

Karnataka

Prof. Satya N. Atluri

Science and Engineering

USA *

Prof. Jogesh Chandra Pati

Science and Engineering

USA *

Shri Ramamurthy Thyagarajan

Trade and Industry

Tamil Nadu

Shri Adi Burjor Godrej

Trade and Industry

Maharashtra

Dr. Nandkishore Shamrao Laud

Medicine

Maharashtra

Shri Mangesh Padgaonkar

Literature & Education

Maharashtra

Prof. Gayatri Chakravorty Spivak

Literature & Education

USA*

Shri Hemendra Singh Panwar

Civil Service

Madhya Pradesh

Dr. Maharaj Kishan Bhan

Civil Service

Delhi

Shri Rahul Dravid

Sports

Karnataka

Ms. H. Mangte Chungneijang  Mary Kom

Sports

Manipur

Padma Shree

Name

Discipline

State/ Domicile

Shri Gajam Anjaiah

Art

Andhra Pradesh

Swami G.C.D. Bharti alias Bharati Bandhu

Art

Chhattisgarh

Ms. B. Jayashree

Art

Karnataka

Smt. Sridevi Kapoor

Art

Maharashtra

Shri Kailash Chandra Meher

Art

Orissa

Shri Brahmdeo Ram Pandit

Art

Maharashtra

Shri Vishwanath Dinkar Patekaralias Nana Patekar

Art

Maharashtra

Shri Rekandar Nageswara Rao alias Surabhi Babji

Art

Andhra Pradesh

Shri Lakshmi Narayana Sathiraju

Art

Tamil Nadu

Smt. Jaymala Shiledar

Art

Maharashtra

Shri Suresh Dattatray Talwalkar

Art

Maharashtra

Shri P. Madhavan Nair alias Madhu

Art

Kerala

Shri Apurba Kishore Bir

Art

Maharashtra

Shri Ghana kanta Bora Borbayan

Art

Assam

Smt. Hilda Mit Lepcha

Art

Sikkim

Smt. Sudha Malhotra

Art

Maharashtra

Shri Ghulam Mohammad Saznawaz

Art

Jammu and Kashmir

Shri Ramesh Gopaldas Sippy

Art

Maharashtra

Ms. Mahrukh Tarapor

Art

Maharashtra

Shri Balwant Thakur

Art

Jammu & Kashmir

Shri Puran Das Baul

Art

West Bengal

Shri Rajendra Tikku

Art

Jammu & Kashmir

Shri Pablo Bartholomew

Art

Delhi

Shri S. Shakir Ali

Art

Rajasthan

Sh. S.K.M Maeilanandhan

Social Work

Tamil Nadu

Ms. Nileema Mishra

Social Work

Maharashtra

Ms. Reema Nanavati

Social Work

Gujarat

Ms. Jharna Dhara Chowdhury

Social Work

Bangladesh *

Late Dr. Ram Krishan

Social Work

Uttar Pradesh #

Late Manju Bharat Ram

Social Work

Delhi #

Prof. Mustansir Barma

Science and Engineering

Maharashtra

Shri Avinash Chander

Science and Engineering

Delhi

Prof. Sanjay Govind Dhande

Science and Engineering

Uttar Pradesh

Prof. (Dr.) Sankar Kumar Pal

Science and Engineering

West Bengal

Prof. Deepak B. Phatak

Science and Engineering

Maharashtra

Dr. Mudundi Ramakrishna Raju

Science and Engineering

Andhra Pradesh

Prof. Ajay K. Sood

Science and Engineering

Karnataka

Prof. Krishnaswamy Vijayraghavan

Science and Engineering

Karnataka

Dr. Manindra Agrawal

Science and Engineering

Uttar Pradesh

Dr. Jayaraman Gowrishankar

Science and Engineering

Andhra Pradesh

Prof. Sharad Pandurang Kale

Science and Engineering

Maharashtra

Smt. Vandana Luthra

Trade and Industry

Delhi

Ms. Rajshree Pathy

Trade and Industry

Tamil Nadu

Shri Hemendra Prasad Barooah

Trade and Industry

Assam

Shri Milind Kamble

Trade and Industry

Maharashtra

Ms. Kalpana Saroj

Trade and Industry

Maharashtra

Dr. Sudarshan K. Aggarwal

Medicine

Delhi

Dr. C. Venkata S. Ram alias Chitta Venkata Sundara Ram

Medicine

Andhra Pradesh

Dr. Rajendra Achyut Badwe

Medicine

Maharashtra

Dr. Taraprasad Das

Medicine

Orissa

Prof. (Dr.) T.V. Devarajan

Medicine

Tamil Nadu

Prof. (Dr.) Saroj Chooramani Gopal

Medicine

Uttar Pradesh

Dr. Pramod Kumar Julka

Medicine

Delhi

Dr. Gulshan Rai Khatri

Medicine

Delhi

Dr. Ganesh Kumar Mani

Medicine

Delhi

Dr. Amit Prabhakar Maydeo

Medicine

Maharashtra

Dr. Sundaram Natarajan

Medicine

Maharashtra

Prof. Krishna Chandra Chunekar

Medicine

Uttar Pradesh

Dr. Vishwa Kumar Gupta

Medicine

Delhi

Prof. (Capt.) Dr. Mohammad Sharaf-e-Alam

Literature & Education

Bihar

Dr. Radhika Herzberger

Literature & Education

Andhra Pradesh

Shri J. Malsawma

Literature & Education

Mizoram

Shri Devendra Patel

Literature & Education

Gujarat

Dr. Rama Kant Shukla

Literature & Education

Delhi

Prof. Akhtarul Wasey

Literature & Education

Delhi

Prof. Anvita Abbi

Literature & Education

Delhi

Shri Nida Fazli

Literature & Education

Madhya Pradesh

Shri Surender Kumar Sharma

Literature & Education

Delhi

Dr. Jagdish Prasad Singh

Literature & Education

Bihar

Late Shaukat Riaz Kapoor Alias Salik Lakhnawi

Literature & Education

West Bengal#

Prof. Noboru Karashima

Literature & Education

Japan *

Shri Christopher Pinney

Literature & Education

UK *

Smt. Premlata Agrawal

Sports

Jharkhand

Shri Yogeshwar Dutt

Sports

Haryana

Shri Hosanagara Nagarajegowda Girisha

Sports

Karnataka

Subedar Major Vijay Kumar

Sports

Himachal Pradesh

Shri Ngangom Dingko Singh

Sports

Maharashtra

Naib Subedar Bajrang Lal Takhar

Sports

Rajasthan

Ms. Ritu Kumar

Fashion Designing

Delhi

Dr. Ravindra Singh Bisht

Archaeology

Uttar Pradesh

 



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